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10 Handguns, 5 Assault Weapons Collected At L.I. Gun Buyback

Authorities in Suffolk County collected 10 handguns and five assault weapons at a gun buyback in Bellport Saturday.

03/22/2014

Some of the firearms turned in at a gun buyback on Staten Island. (Credit NYPD)

Nearly 100 Firearms Collected At Staten Island Gun Buyback

Authorities collected nearly 100 firearms including an AR-15 assault rifle at a gun buyback on Staten Island.

12/07/2013

Weapons collected at a gun buyback in Keansburg, N.J. - March 9, 2013 (credit: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Nearly 16,000 Guns Netted In Recent N.J. Buyback Events

Gun buyback events held in Middlesex County, N.J. last weekend netted more than 1,800 weapons, state officials announced Wednesday.

10/02/2013

Nassau County Gun Buyback

Crowds Head To Church In Uniondale For Gun Buyback

People lined up an hour ahead of time Saturday at a gun buyback event in Uniondale, Long Island.

09/07/2013

Gun Buyback Announcement

Gun Buyback Programs Planned For All Of City’s 5 Boroughs

On the heels of at least four shootings this weekend, 10 gun buyback programs will take place over 12 months in all five boroughs of New York City.

07/28/2013

Officials from Union and Hudson County with the results of a weekend gun buyback. (credit: NJ Attorney General's Office)

Dozens Of Illegal Guns, Assault Weapons Turned In At N.J. Gun Buyback

A two-day gun buyback program staged in Union and Hudson Counties last weekend netted about 1,600 firearms.

07/16/2013

Guns turned in at Queens buyback over the weekend. (credit: NYPD)

Queens Buyback Event Takes Dozens Of Guns Off Streets

Among the guns taken off the streets and turned in were 17 revolvers, eight semi-automatics and a rifle.

06/30/2013

Weapons collected at a gun buyback in Keansburg, N.J. - March 9, 2013 (credit: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

More Than 10,000 Guns Turned In Across NJ In Recent Months

The most recent gun buyback was held in Passaic County last weekend, where 853 weapons were collected.

05/08/2013

Hackensack Gun Buyback

Over 1,300 Guns Collected At Bergen County Buyback

A total of 1,307 guns were collected this weekend at a gun buyback event in Bergen County, N.J.

04/14/2013

Hackensack Gun Buyback

Police, Prosecutors Hold Gun Buyback In Bergen County

The Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office joined local police departments for a gun buyback at several churches throughout the county this weekend.

04/13/2013

These are some of the guns that were turned it at a gun buyback in Brooklyn on March 30, 2013 (credit: NYPD)

NYPD Gun Buybacks Offer Cash, Mentoring

The NYPD has launched what commissioner Ray Kelly has called a gun buyback program with a twist. Over the weekend, a buyback held at the Christian Cultural Center in Brooklyn took in 115 weapons that are no longer on the streets.

04/01/2013

These are some of the guns that were turned it at a gun buyback in Brooklyn on March 30, 2013 (credit: NYPD)

Assault Rifle Among Weapons Turned In At Brooklyn Gun Buyback

A gun buyback in Brooklyn sponsored by the NYPD held on Saturday netted 115 weapons, including an assault rifle.

03/31/2013

Gun Buyback

Gun Buyback Held At Suffolk County Church

Suffolk County was set to hold a gun buyback Saturday afternoon, and officials urged those in possession of illegal firearms to bring them in.

03/30/2013

Weapons collected at a gun buyback in Keansburg, N.J. - March 9, 2013 (credit: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Monmouth Gun Buyback Nets 1,500 Weapons

That brings the total number of guns collected to 7,000 since December.

03/12/2013

Guns turned in at a Dallas gun buyback event (credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

New London Gun Buyback Nets Dozens Of Weapons

The buyback, which began on Saturday, has already netted 40 handguns, 38 long guns and an AK-47, according to police.

03/03/2013

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